"In Luhansk direction, the invaders employed mortars of various calibers, grenade launchers, an antiaircraft gun, and machine guns against defenders of Luhanske village. Ukrainian troops deployed near Novhorodske were fired upon with automatic grenade launchers, large-caliber machine guns and small arms. The enemy also committed attacks on the outskirts of Krymske village using grenade launchers of various types and small arms.
"In Donetsk direction, the Ukrainian troops’ positions near Pavlopil came under strikes with 120-mm and 82-mm mortars.
"The militants committed five deliberate attacks on the Armed Forces of Ukraine over the past 24-hour period. No Ukrainian soldier was killed or injured in action," the situation report reads.
Earlier, the Russian mercenaries fired upon the Ukrainian troops seven times on Feb. 27.